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What You Should Really Know About Browsing for Homes Online

It’s fun! It’s exciting! It’s important to take everything with a grain of salt! Oh, let’s just admit it, shall we? Browsing for homes online is a window shopper’s Shangri-La. The elegantly decorated rooms, the sculpted gardens, the colorful front … Continue reading

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Information Regarding Zillow Zestimates

Attached to this is a link to an article published in the Tri-Cities Journal of Business spelling out the discrepancies between actual home values and Zestimates. Data on 532 local homes shows Zillow’s numbers run too high. Reprinted with the … Continue reading

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Distinctive Real Estate Statistics for 10-27-14

Here are the Real Estate Statistics for Kennewick, Richland and Pasco.

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Welcome Back the Front Porch

Traditional Porch by Chappaqua Architects & Designers Fivecat Studio | Architecture The front porch is making a comeback in home designs. Builders recently said the front porch is one of the most popular amenities in 2014, according to the National … Continue reading

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Beware of This Deed Scam

If you’ve recently purchased a home, a scam may try to trick you out of more than $80. Gitte Laasby at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel recently reported on scammers contacting new home buyers with a seemingly legitimate solicitation offering to send a … Continue reading

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Buy a Home for Your Valentine!!

Here are Distinctive Properties, Inc. weekends open houses, there are quite a few so stop in, check them out and meet our agents!! Saturday, February 15th Pasco Homes: 6310 WASHOUGAL, Open 1-3:00.  $170,000.  3 BR, 2 ba open plan w/vaulted ceilings.  Spacious … Continue reading

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Looking for Your New Home

Usually the first step to finding your new home is to decide whether you want to live in Pasco, Richland, Kennewick or a surrounding area of the Tri Cities. If you want to get more from the resale in the … Continue reading

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Mortgage Rates Continue Downward Trend

Mortgage rates for the most popular loans decreased this week as reports of a weakening economic recovery showed a decline in December new home sales. Adding to the drop in averages — for the fourth consecutive week — was another … Continue reading

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Budgeting ? Don’t Make These 4 Classic Mistakes

If you planned out to start 2014 with a budget, you are not alone. Last year nearly half of all Americans were unable to afford basic need bills such as medical car or housing and 1/3 were living day to … Continue reading

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